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The Legacy of Aaron Swartz

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January 28, 2013 12:45pm - 2:00pm

Room 190

Aaron Swartz's tragic death has been covered by the news media in a wide array of contexts, from his contribution to internet technology to the criminal prosecution that ultimately led to his decision to take his own life. What has not been discussed in depth is what Aaron was really trying to do, and why he was trying to do it. Join CodeX, SLS ACS, and SLATA in a discussion about the many implications of Aaron's legacy, work that is being done at Stanford related to his interests, and policy changes that need to be made. 

Lunch will be served.